Trading

Dollar General Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for DG Stock

Dollar General stock looks to reaffirm Wall Street bulls with Thursday's second-quarter earnings report Read Article

How to Embrace the VIX Super Spike With VXX

Opportunity abounds amid the new volatility bull market. Use VXX options to capitalize on the next VIX spike. Read Article

S&P 500: Sell, Don’t Buy the S&P 500’s Extreme Move

A bull spread looks compelling with multiple and historic extremes in the VIX and a massive doji bottom in the S&P 500 into the October lows Read Article

Trade of the Day: iPath VIX Short-Term Futures (VXX)

My suspicion is that the market did sufficiently test the lows with Monday’s late-afternoon decline and cleared out a lot of weak hands. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Has ESRX Stock Reached a Selling Climax?

Prior to the breakdown, Express Scripts Holding Company traded in a well-defined bull channel. Read Article

Abercrombie Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for ANF Stock

Pessimism piles on ANF stock ahead of Abercrombie earnings. Here's why you should side with the bears heading into the report. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Watching the Consumer Discretionary ETF (XLY) For Signals

The financial stocks could continue to struggle until the Fed makes a move in September. Read Article

WFM: Bag Some Extra Income With a Whole Foods Stock Buy-Write

Given the decline into a key support area and dividend in Whole Foods stock, now is a great time for WFM bulls to use a buy-write. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Wait for Just a Little More Dip in Toll Brothers (TOL)

Toll Brothers Inc (TOL) looks good in the longer term, but might have a bit more to fall first. Here's our "buy-under" price. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Murphy Oil Corp. (MUR)

The S&P 500 traded down to the bottom of its persistent range before eventually breaking through it to the downside. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Time to ‘Binge’ on NFLX Stock Again?

Try to buy Netflix, Inc. on a pullback to its 50-day moving average. Read Article

In a Devastated Energy Sector, VLO Stock Is a Beacon of Strength

VLO stock is closing in on all-time highs. Sell put spreads to bet on continued strength in the leading energy stock. Read Article

Add Some Sizzle to Your Portfolio With a Bear Put Spread in SCTY Stock

Bearish technicals and worrisome fundamentals make a compelling case for a bear vertical spread in SolarCity stock. Read Article

Best Buy Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for BBY Stock

Short interest unwinds ahead of Best Buy's (BBY) second-quarter earnings report draws near. Here's how to play it. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Visa (V)

From a technical standpoint, we are excited to see that support at about $73 held on the same day Visa went ex-dividend Read Article

Use SLV LEAPS to Profit From the ETF’s Long-Term Downtrend

Some are calling for a bottom in SLV and other commodities, but Goldman and Fibonacci see lower prices for bears to profit from. Read Article

2 Ways to Trade Salesforce.com Before Earnings (CRM)

Wall Street has high expectations for Salesforce.com (CRM) despite the company's history of missing consensus targets Read Article

Trade of the Day: Progressive Corp. (PGR)

Progressive shares have climbed about 14.5% YTD and remain in a material uptrend. Read Article

Hewlett-Packard Earnings Preview: 2 Trades for HPQ Stock

HPQ topped forecasts by a penny in the two previous quarters and matched estimates in the two prior quarters. Here's what to expect from HPO stock, Read Article